Posts Tagged ‘shayne graham’

Coach Jim Schwartz’s Screw Up Hurts in Lions 34-31 OT Loss to Houston

All things looked good for a solid portion of Thanksgiving Day for the Lions. Then the bottom dropped out, and then even when it looked like they would get bailed out, their own coach did them in. Lions coach Jim Schwartz threw a challenge flag when he didn’t need to, allowing the Houston Texans a […]

Gridiron Gab Week Two Preview: Houston at Jacksonville

It will be the home opener for the Jaguars Sunday, as they host the 2011 AFC South Champion Texans in a showdown in Jacksonville. These two foes know all about each other, and they each are coming off very different results from week one. The Jags lost in OT in Minnesota, while the Texans had […]

Chargers On the Lookout for a Kicker with Keading Out

One week into the season, the Chargers are already looking into a replacement for their kicker, Nate Keading, who appears to be out for the year with a torn ACL. Kaeding was injured during the runback by Vikings returner Percy Harvin to start the game. The return ended up going for a score. Though P […]

Patriots shelf kicker Gostkowski, ink former Bengals kicker Graham

Shayne Graham is getting another shot in the NFL, as the Patriots have signed him while putting their kicker – Stephen Gostkowski, on IR with a thigh injury. “I’ll still treat it as a game-by-game basis,” Graham said after being inked. “I’ve got to perform well each week and give them a reason to want […]

Patriots work out veteran kickers Graham and Suisham

A couple of veteran place kickers, Shayne Graham and Shaun Suisham were in for a visit and tryout with the Pats, as Stephen Gostkowski isn’t exactly having a great season with the club. Gostkowski is just 4-of-7 in field goal attempts, though he is coming off a 2-for-2 night in the Pats’ 41-14 romp over […]

Ten Ravens Who Have to Have an Impact in 2010

The Baltimore Ravens are hoping to do something that their franchise has never done before by making it to the playoffs for their third consecutive season. In order for that to happen these players must make a difference. 1- Joe Flacco He’s shown toughness, a strong arm, and surprising mobility in his first two full […]

Moonlight now Officially a Raven

We can all join together in a collective sigh of relief. Kicker Shank..er.. Shayne Graham mercifully signed with Baltimore Friday.  This, apparently despite the inexplicable urging of special teams coach Darrin Simmons to come back for an 8th season in stripes. What? I shudder at the thought. To be fair, Graham didn’t always stink up the joint.  […]

Ravens close to a deal with former Bengals kicker Shayne Graham

The Ravens are close to striking a one-year deal with kicker Shayne Graham, according to a league source, but the sides surprisingly failed to finalize the agreement as of Tuesday night. This long-awaited move is still expected to occur and would give the Ravens their most established kicker since Matt Stover. Graham, 32, the fourth-most […]